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Reclaim the South Burnett

Eligibility - Queensland residents

Principal Petitioner:

Laura Freeman
C/- Office of Deb Frecklington
Shop 2/36 Alford Street
KINGAROY QLD 4610

Total Signatures - 784

Sponsoring Member: Mrs Deb Frecklington MP

Posting Date: 21/05/2018

Closing Date: 14/06/2018

Tabled Date: 15/06/2018

Responded By: Hon Mark Ryan MP on 11/07/2018

TO: The Honourable the Speaker and Members of the Legislative Assembly of Queensland

Queensland residents draws to the attention of the House concerns raised by the community, despite the best efforts of hardworking local police, in regards to the growing crime rate in the South Burnett and Cherbourg Council areas following increased and continued incidents of car thefts and home break-ins.

Your petitioners, therefore, request the House to consider policing and preventative strategies for these communities, including extra policing resources, harsher penalties for offenders, youth crime prevention programs and strategies to help prevent juvenile offenders from re-offending.